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    The Rex Hotel

    8 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent50%
          • Very good35%
          • Average8%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
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          “rose cafe” (14 reviews)
          “two blocks” (4 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair Access
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 days ago

          The apartment i stayed in for the 3 days i was in Knysna was really a home like experience. It is very spacious and with all the amenities one would need. I have nothing bad to say about this establishment. Even though there is an...More

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          Reviewed 18 May 2017

          I was at Aha Rex Hotel with my family for a long weekend. The hotel is beautiful with modern finishings. The rooms are very spacious. It's very good for family and children, close to everything. I received exceptional service from the lay working at reception...More

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          Thank Phinda Q
          Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Phinda, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We value and appreciate your feedback. I will most certainly forward your comments onto Chardonnay as we are happy to have...More

          Reviewed 2 May 2017

          Very Good all round! Friendly staff, lovely rooms, good breakfast - close to waterfront and walking distance form the car show we attended. I would definitely recommend to family and friends! Thumbs Up!More

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          Thank Vaughn L
          Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 3 May 2017

          Dear Vaughn, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Rex Hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the location. Thanking you in advance for your recommendations and we look forward to welcoming you back again....More

          Reviewed 23 April 2017

          The Rex Hotel is by no means a bad hotel but there are a lot of little things that make it difficult for me to give it more than three "blobs". Firstly it's a bit tricky to find. It's on Grey (or Gray, the spelling...More

          Thank The_Don_UK
          Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 25 April 2017

          Dear The_Don_UK, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. We value all comments received. The hotel is currently undergoing an extension and added to it we will have a full on restaurant which will operate Breakfast, Lunch and dinner. My apologies for...More

          Reviewed 14 April 2017

          He hotel is currently undergoing expansion and there is building work going on at the back. We were initially given a room that was overlooked by at least 10 builders at our eye level into our room, even though the hotel knew we were on...More

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          Thank andyfod
          Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 18 April 2017

          Dear Andyfod, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We value all comments received. My sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused. However I can assure you that our breakfast is always of good quality and your feedback is of great concern. I...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free Internet
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$85 - US$323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Business Hotel in Knysna
          • #11 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
          • #17 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 30
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          • Knysna
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          thuens101
          Good Day Can you please confirm availability for 1 Luxury Suite for 2 nights stay if possible. Arrival Date: 6th Jan 2015 Departure Date: 8th Jan 2015 (If possible) or Arrival Date: 8th Jan 2015 Departure Date: 10th Jan 2015 (If possible) Many thanks Theuns
          3 January 2015|
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          Response from Masuda M | Property representative |
          Dear Mr Theuns, Unfortunately we are fully booked 6-8 Jan'15 - however we do have a two bedroom apartment 8-10 Jan'15. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you wish to make a booking, or should you require any... More
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          "Not at the back! Building work going on"
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